Refuse collection operations costs and missed bins

Michael Newberry made this Freedom of Information request to Blaby District Council

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Dear Blaby District Council,

Under the Freedom Of Information Act I would like to request the following data:
- The number of households under your care in 2018, 2019 and 2020
- The cost of refuse collection operations for 2018, 2019 and 2020
- The percentage of bins missed during refuse collection rounds in 2018, 2019 and 2020

Yours faithfully,

Michael Newberry

Freedom of Information Mailbox, Blaby District Council

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Freedom of Information Request – FOI-21-152

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Dear Michael Newberry,

Freedom of Information Request – FOI-21-152

Please find below a response to your request for information, which was received on 12/02/2021, and has been dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 200 (“the Act”).

- The number of households under your care in 2018, 2019 and 2020 - 41860 in 2018, 42510 in 2019 & 42960 in 2020
- The cost of refuse collection operations for 2018, 2019 and 2020 - this information is not recorded
- The percentage of bins missed during refuse collection rounds in 2018, 2019 and 2020 - no information for 2018 due to a system upgrade, only have data from Aug - Dec 2019 so unable to work out accurate percentage. 2020 7% of bins were missed.

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Dear Freedom of Information Mailbox,

Thank you for the information

Yours sincerely,

Michael Newberry